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David Bowie’s Fashion Legacy – New York Times

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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David Bowie’s Indelible Mark on Fashion – New York Times

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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Vogue veils: Dolce & Gabbana’s new high-fashion hijab collection – Jerusalem Post Israel News

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana, known for its eclectic bohemian look, recently surprised the fashion world when it launched a new line of hijabs and robes, catering to a growing fashion-forward, but modest Muslim demographic. The new collection, entitled “The Abaya Collection: The Allure of the Middle East,” features an array of abayas, loose robes worn by women, and hijabs, as first reported earlier this month…

Philadelphia Newspapers Donated to Newly Created Nonprofit – ABC News

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News and their website has announced he has donated the news organizations to a newly created nonprofit institute. H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest said in statement early Tuesday that he has given $20 million to help endow the Institute for Journalism in New Media. “My goal is to ensure that the journalism traditionally provided by the printed newspapers is given a new life…

House passes FOIA reform, again – Politico (blog)

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Under the Radar Josh Gerstein “This piece of legislation will make that FOIA process smoother,” Rep. Jason Chaffetz says. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO By Josh Gerstein 01/12/16 12:29 AM EST A bill aimed at speeding and broadening the release of information under the Freedom of Information Act passed the House Monday afternoon on a voice vote. The FOIA Oversight and Implementation Act is similar to but more expansive than a…

Rupert Murdoch Announces Engagement to Jerry Hall – ABC News

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has announced his engagement to Jerry Hall, the American actress and former supermodel who had a long-time relationship with Mick Jagger. Murdoch, 84, and Hall, 59, placed a classified ad Monday in the Births, Marriages and Deaths section of the Times newspaper, which is owned by Murdoch’s News Corporation. Murdoch, the executive chairman of News Corporation, and Hall have been dating since late summer after being…

David Bowie’s Indelible Mark on Fashion – New York Times

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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David Bowie’s Indelible Mark on Fashion – New York Times

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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‘Broken’ FOIA process led to delays, $1M fees, lawmakers say – FederalNewsRadio.com

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

A request for Defense training manuals took 10 years to answer and only partially at that. The Drug Enforcement Agency wanted to charge an organization $1 million for a document request. Correspondence so heavily redacted from the Federal Communications Commission that the paper is entirely black. The long waits, excessive fees and overuse of exemptions are breaking the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) process, claims a report released Jan. 11 from the House Committee…

House passes sweeping FOIA reform legislation – The Hill (blog)

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

The House on Monday passed legislation that would create the most sweeping reforms to federal open records laws in nearly a decade.  Approved by voice vote, the measure would limit exemptions under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) that now allow federal agencies to hold back information. The bill would also create a single online portal for people to make FOIA requests and require agencies to publicly post frequently requested…

David Bowie Dies at 69; Star Transcended Music, Art and Fashion – New York Times

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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The Fashion Crowd Considers JW Anderson’s Grindr Debut – New York Times

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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David Bowie — Japanese fashion icon – PRI

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

David Bowie might’ve written the song “Fashion,” but he had more style than just one song could contain. This story is based on a radio interview. Listen to the full interview. PRI.org A lot of his fashion sense can be traced to Japan, says fashion historian Helene Thian. She has written about Bowie and Japanese fashion for the anthology, “Enchanting David Bowie: Space/Time/Body/Memory.” Many of the costumes that Bowie wore…

FIT’s ‘Fairy Tale Fashion’ Exhibition Opens Friday – WWD

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

“Story Teller: Fairy tales” will take center stage on Friday when The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology opens “Fairy Tale Fashion.” The show, as reported, was organized by associate curator Colleen Hill and will spotlight more than 80 objects and garments arranged in a fantastical setting designed by architect Kim Ackert. Artworks, illustrations and photographs on display will invoke tales such as “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Snow White,”…

White House FOIA handling blasted in House Oversight report – Federal Times

Monday, January 11, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC – MARCH 19: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) (R) and ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) arrive for a hearing about the Department of Homeland Security’s policies regarding apprehension, detention and release of illegal immigrants in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill March 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Sarah Saldana faced aggressive questioning about her agencies…

David Bowie Dies at 69; a Chameleon in Music, Art and Fashion – New York Times

Monday, January 11, 2016

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The Fashion Crowd Considers JW Anderson’s Grindr Debut – New York Times

Monday, January 11, 2016

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